Kate @ Mom's Radius just posted this and I was all like, "aawwwww yeah, a new book tag!" She didn't tag me but I'm doing the tag anyway because I'm a rebel and tagged myself (she tagged herself, too, so it's only fair). This tag is all about going against the norm anyway so it … Continue reading Unpopular Opinions.
Have you guys heard of Book Riot's Read Harder Challenge? I really enjoyed the reading challenge that Modern Mrs. Darcy hosted last year because it got me outside of my comfort zone and thinking about my book choices in a new way - but with only 12 categories, it was totally doable. Book Riot's challenge … Continue reading The 2016 Read Harder Challenge
The clever, funny, amazing ladies at Cup of Jo blogged recently about their favorite books, movies and tv shows of 2015 and I was struck by the simplicity of the post more than anything - each writer just shared a casual paragraph with a few key highlights of their media imbibing year rather than writing … Continue reading Favorite books, movies and tv shows of 2015
My kids just got ten dollars each from grandparents out of state and I could see their eyes growing big with excitement at all the things that money could buy. My six year old thinks all cash money is "a whole dollar" and my nine year old probably thinks it's a lot of money, too. … Continue reading What can I buy with ten dollars?
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The end of the calendar year means it's time to compile Lists about All The Things and rate every aspect of our year. Yesterday I shared the Top 10 Posts at Critic & Fangirl this year and today I'm going to write about the Top 10 Books I read in 2015. A task which feels somewhat redundant … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Best Books of 2015
Last night I was watching Polar Express with the kids and in the middle of the movie MM asked me earnestly if Santa Claus was real and in my mind I was a nervous wreck because 1) I'm not ready for the magic to be over and 2) in my mind MM still looks like this: … Continue reading Do you believe – part 2
I just shared the 10 most popular posts on my personal blog from this year and I thought I'd do the same thing over here. It was a lot of fun to look back over the past year of geeky fun that we've had over here. Here are the posts that statistics say you guys … Continue reading The 10 Most Popular Posts of 2015.